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Legal Staff Paralegal in Harlingen, TX

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Company name

American Bar Association (ABA)

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Immigration

Salary

$33,200-$36,500

Location

Harlingen, TX

Date Last Verified

Aug 11,2017

Posted on

Jan 26,2017

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Paralegal - Pro Bono Project The candidate will provide paralegal support for the company's Immigration Projects and Attorneys in preparing for and conducting Presentations at courts and detention center, completing detainee intakes following presentations, conducting pro se workshops and individuals orientations, and coordinating referrals of cases to pro bono attorneys. The paralegal will also be responsible for data entry and compilation of data for the funder. Should have Bachelors Degree from four-year College or University. Should have a college degree and relevant experience in immigration issues as well as client interviewing and cross-cultural communication skills. Must exhibit excellent organization and interpersonal skills as well as computer fluency and experience working with a database. Strong writing skills in both English and Spanish and fluency in Spanish are preferred. Some knowledge of immigration laws is preferred. College degree or appropriate paralegal certification.

Additional info

ReF: RE11859

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
American Bar Association (ABA)
301 E. Madison Ave
Harlingen, TX 78550
Phone: 312-988-5188